Mr. Billy Ray Lester, 71, passed away on Friday, Dec. 13, 2013. Preceded in death parents, Grady B. and Ruth Lester. He is survived by wife, Vickie Lester, of Rossville, Ga.; sons, David B. Lester, of Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., Danny R. Lester, of Port St Lucie, Fla., and Larry Holloway, of Rossville, Ga.; daughters, Marqueta Bolding, of Adairsville, Ga., and Starla Holloway, of Rossville, Ga.; brothers, Roy L. Lester, of Tracy City, Tenn., and Gary E. Lester, Chattanooga, Tenn.; sisters, Betty S. Hughes and Sandra G. Hayes, both of Chickamauga; 8 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren Funeral will be today, Dec. 16, at 1 p.m. EST from Kerby Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Earnest Corbitt officiating. Burial will follow in Friendship cemetery. Visitation: 4-8 p.m. today, and from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. all times are Eastern Standard.